Application Developer Sr

PNC Financial Services   •  

Strongsville, OH

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Less than 5 years

Posted 181 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Position Overview

At PNC, our people are our greatest differentiator and competitive advantage in the markets we serve. We are all united in delivering the best experience for our customers.

As an Application Developer Sr. within PNC’s Retail MIS organization, you will be based in either Pittsburgh, PA or Cleveland, OH. This role will be responsible for PNC’s Debit Card Modernization initiative, building a modernized debit payment ecosystem that provides for better fraud protection and fewer payment declines, plus many other benefits. This Application Developer Sr. role will provide Run support for this platform on an on-going basis, for current and future debit payments initiatives. Working in an “On call” environment, this position will also work closely with and support various levels of vendor management, as well as handling incoming incident reports.

The ideal candidate will have experience in the following areas:  

  1. Experience with front-end design
  2. Experience with Java and Java scripting
  3. Experience with Unix
  4. Familiarity with Monitoring tools (Dynatrace, ITCAM, etc), ITSM (ServiceNow), and Jon Scheduling tools such as CA7 or similar.
  5. Experience with Oracle databases and SQL services would be a plus
  6. Debit and credit card process experience would be a plus
  7. An understanding of Application Stack
  8. An understanding of Architecture Designs
  9. Experience with COBOL would be beneficial, but not required.
  10. Experience with Informatica
  11. Experience with MQ.
  12. Knowledge of ACI Worldwide products (Base24 Prognosis, Asset, PRM, ACM) is also a plus

Position City

PA - Pittsburgh

Building Location

PA371 - USX Tower/Steel Building

Job Type


Job Profile

  • Provides information on the detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms.
  • Designs and codes application programs; performs testing for developed applications .
  • Conducts analyses of organizational needs and goals for the development and implementation of application systems .
  • Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems, including encoding, testing, debugging and installing for a large-scale system .
  • Ensures the operating efficiency of existing application systems. Maintains records for the documentation of systems development and revisions .



Core Competencies

Manages Risk -  Working Experience

  • Assesses and effectively manages all of the risks associated with their business objectives and activities to ensure activities are in alignment with the bank's and unit's risk appetite and risk management framework.

Customer Focus -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of the values and practices that align customer needs and satisfaction as primary considerations in all business decisions, and ability to leverage that information in creating customized customer solutions.


Job Specific Competencies

Packaged Application Integration -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of and the ability to implement packaged application software and integrate it with company applications, databases and technology platforms.


  • Knowledge of and ability to utilize a variety of specific tools and toolkits for the development and support of applications.


  • Knowledge of major tasks, deliverables, and formal application delivery methodologies; ability to utilize these in order to deliver new or enhanced applications.

Application Design, Architecture -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of application design activities, tools and techniques; ability to utilize these to convert business requirements and logical models into a technical application design.

Application Testing -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of application testing and ability to design, plan and execute application testing strategies and tactics to ensure software quality throughout all stages of application development.

Application Maintenance -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of and ability to define, implement changes to, and support a production application.

System Development Life Cycle -  Working Experience

  • Knowledge of project management techniques and the ability to plan, design, develop, test, implement and maintain system development life cycle segments and phases.

Technical Writing/Documentation -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of the technical language and writing approach, and the ability to write paper-based and on-line technical reference documentation (guidelines, standards, procedures, processes, applications, etc.)

Technical Troubleshooting -  Extensive Experience

  • Knowledge of technical troubleshooting approaches, tools and techniques, and the ability to anticipate, recognize, and resolve technical (hardware, software, application or operational) problems.


Required Education and Experience

Roles at this level typically require a university / college degree, with 3+ years of relevant / direct industry experience. Certifications are often desired. In lieu of a degree, a comparable combination of education and experience (including military service) may be considered.